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9 Tips to improve battery life on your iPhone
Are you trying to avoid charging your phone during the day? Here are 9 Tips to improve battery life on your iPhone, though you might not want to use them...
Juan Carlos Bagnell
July 6, 2016 3:16 pm
8 Tips to improve battery life on Android phones
Looking to improve battery life? Want to get the most run time you can away from a charger? Here are 8 tips to improve battery life on Android phones.
Juan Carlos Bagnell
July 5, 2016 5:11 pm
Win Google's latest and greatest Pixel XL
The new Google smartphone is a highly coveted item. You could get one for free if you win The Google Pixel XL Phone Giveaway, open right now to readers of Pocketnow.
How to get the cigarette smell out of a smoker’s phone
We'll teach you how to remove cigarette smell from a phone, whether yours, or purchased from a smoker. Check it out!
Juan Carlos Bagnell
February 6, 2016 7:01 am
Adoptable Storage: Android Marshmallow’s hidden feature that your phone probably can’t use
Adoptable Storage is a feature in Android Marshmallow that replaces your internal storage with an sdcard. The question is, why would you want to do that?
December 18, 2015 7:01 pm
Google Now just got answering machine-like functionality – here’s how to use it
Keep your hands on the wheel! Thanks to the new Google Now Answering Machine feature, your Android can read your texts to you - and let you reply, too!
December 16, 2015 6:38 pm
What is Factory Reset Protection and why is Android Marshmallow forcing OEMs to include it in their devices
A new feature is starting to cause headaches for people buying used Android phones: Factory Reset Protection. What is it and what can you do about it?
November 23, 2015 10:15 pm
Android Google Chrome exploit: what to do about it
There's an Android Google Chrome Exploit out there, here's what you need to know about it.
November 18, 2015 2:25 pm
Do Not Disturb Mode: Android Marshmallow finally got it right
Android has gone through a few iterations of its Do Not Disturb mode, but hasn't gotten it right - until Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
October 19, 2015 9:25 pm
Nexus Quick Charging explained
Qualcomm has its Quick Charge and OPPO has VOOC; neither of which is what powers Google's new Nexus phones. Here's how Nexus Quick Charge works.
October 14, 2015 8:57 pm
LG G4 wireless charging is just 10 minutes, $10 away (Video)
LG's newest smartphone is impressive, but it's lacking one awesome feature. Learn how to get LG G4 wireless charging in just 10 minutes - for just $10.
July 16, 2015 9:23 pm
7 vacation tech tips to make your next adventure better
When traveling on vacation your tech should be there to make your trip more enjoyable, not detract from it. Here are 7 vacation tech tips to do just that!
June 26, 2015 7:18 pm
The ultimate portable charging solution (video)
Our devices are always hungry for power, but there is never an outlet around when you need it. What we need is the ultimate portable charging solution!
May 8, 2015 11:52 pm
How to set up Android 5.1’s anti-theft Device Protection
It's worthwhile to configure a locking method & enable Android 5.1's anti-theft Device Protection.
March 23, 2015 5:49 pm
Networking tweaks to help your Android perform better, faster, and safer
Here are a few Android networking tweaks to mitigate risks, improve your performance, and maybe even improve your battery life in the process!
February 13, 2015 1:29 pm
Give your Lumia a 30-inch screen with the Microsoft HD-10 (Video)
In the smartphone world, a 5" display is pretty respectable … but what if you could add, say, 30 inches to that? Join us for a Microsoft HD-10 how-to video!
February 4, 2015 6:34 pm
What is build.prop and my 5 favorite tweaks
Android's build.prop file is a treasure trove of settings that may help your device run more to your liking. Here are my favorite build.prop tweaks.
January 15, 2015 12:47 pm
Life on two screens: using the YotaPhone 2 (Video)
The YotaPhone 2 packs two big displays into a single smartphone. Find out what's special about life on two screens in Pocketnow's quick-look video.
January 14, 2015 1:57 am
How to re-enable tethering in Lollipop on the Nexus 6
Do you want to connect your tablet or laptop to your smartphone? Here are the steps you need to take to re-enable Nexus 6 tethering on AT&T and T-Mobile.
January 1, 2015 3:23 pm
How to root the Nexus 6
We recently talked about why to root your phone, but that left many asking the question: How do I root the Nexus 6? Luckily, it's not all that difficult!
December 30, 2014 10:00 am
Tech and Turkey Day: Thanksgiving tips for a better holiday experience
Thanksgiving Tips: Here's what you need to know to make your holiday successful - from a technology standpoint.
November 26, 2014 5:53 pm
How to get a better night’s sleep with your Android
There's not much worse than a bad night's sleep. We're surrounded by technology, there's got to be some way to use it to sleep better! Luckily, there is!
October 13, 2014 10:01 am
How safe is sideloading APKs?
Most Android-powered devices provide the opportunity to simply "sideload" an APK directly to the device - no app store needed. But just how safe is sideloading?
August 26, 2014 10:02 am
3 things you should do to improve your Android Security right now
Your phone is pretty important to you, and you've got a lot of private data on it. Here are 3 ways to improve your Android security - before it's too late!
August 21, 2014 10:01 am
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